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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Bridger Rust, team captain, speaking to his teammates

Lacrosse player turns program around after one ‘lackluster’ year

ANNA ADAMS, Managing editor April 18, 2024

Bridger Rust first stepped foot in Washington State the day he moved into his dorm as a freshman. Although he was two states away from home, Pullman did not have a foreign feel as he grew up in Billings,...

WSU womens lacrosse finding new heights

WSU women’s lacrosse finding new heights

ADDISON WONG March 29, 2024

Having never touched a lacrosse stick, former college basketball players Desireé Lane and Hanna Morris used their athleticism from their basketball days to lead the WSU lacrosse team to new heights.  WSU...

The 2024 WSU Lacrosse Team

Leadership took WSU lacrosse to the next level

ANNA ADAMS, Managing editor March 10, 2024

Lack of leadership, lack of resources and the pandemic all played factors in hurting the participation and success of WSU men’s lacrosse. Bridger Rust, junior criminal justice and political science...

The WSU ski team.

Competition and community found on the slopes

ANNA ADAMS, Managing editor February 1, 2024

Many people know how to ski, but far fewer have ever put those skills to competition. That was the case for junior Elliot Hendrickson and senior Miles Robertson when they first arrived at WSU. After...

Tan Minh Nguyen and Jing Ren Tay play a mens doubles match at the WSU Smackdown Badminton Tournament on Nov. 13, 2021, in Pullman.

Badminton club lays the ‘Smackdown’ on opponents

JUSTIN WASHINGTON, Evergreen research editor November 18, 2021

WSU’s badminton club hosted a pre-Thanksgiving Smackdown tournament on Sunday. Hosted at the Student Recreation Center on campus, the tournament consisted of members from both WSU’s badminton club...

WSU mens rugby poses for a team photo.

WSU rugby looks toward nationals

TOM ABBOTT, Evergreen sports editor October 28, 2021

WSU rugby is a club team on campus that provides a social setting while promoting physical fitness among members in a competitive atmosphere. Rugby has a misunderstood reputation as “football without...

“It’s a really supportive atmosphere since we’re all competing as a team,” Western-style captain Natalie Hayes said. “We’re all really trying to work together to push each other forward and grow as riders.”

Back on the saddle again

LAURENCE SINCLAIR October 15, 2020

While sportsmanship is an important part of any team, it is especially crucial for the Equestrian Team, where members have an unusual teammate: a horse. Emma Atkinson, president and English-style rider,...

Senior Henry McRae describes his position on the Cougar Crew as the team’s CEO and captain.

Cougar Crew: Continuing a legacy

LAURENCE SINCLAIR September 24, 2020

Created in spring 1970, Cougar Crew recently marked its 50th year here at WSU. With its long history, the team has a vast array of traditions and stories. “We are super lucky to have a really strong...

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